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CAR WON'T HEAT UP

1999 Chrysler LHS

Heater problem
1999 Chrysler LHS V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic 19000 miles

CHANGED RADIATOR (NEW) THERMOSTAT, SERPTINE BELT AND WATER PUMP. CAR HEATS UP TO NORMAL, BUT DOEN'T THROW THE HEAT IT SHOULD. THE OP RADIATOR HOSES GETS HOT BUT THE BOTTOM STAYS COLD.
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PCAUTO
February 13, 2010.




Sounds like a plugged heater core. They can usually be cleared with a garden hose. Remove the heater hoses from the engine and run water through them both ways until it flows freely.

Caradiodoc

Caradiodoc
Feb 15, 2010.


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